IMPORTANT UPDATE! The Staten Island Museum’s 73rd Annual Fence Show is now on SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2023!

Due to inclement weather, the Fence Show and Biergarten have been moved.

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The Staten Island Museum is open! We look forward to welcoming you to explore art, natural science, and history.

Health and safety first

The Staten Island Museum holds the public trust in the highest regard—your health and safety are our top priorities.

A review of our visitor guidelines and regulations can help orient you before arriving and ensure that you get the most out of your experience.

Virtual Visit

If you are unable to visit us in person, the museum provides a wide range of virtual resources, activities, and programs. Please click below for programs that you can enjoy from home.


The Staten Island Museum is wheelchair accessible.

How to Get Here

Questions? Click here to email us.

  • Hours

    Hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 11am – 5pm
    Last entry, 4:45pm. Re-entry not permitted.

  • Admission

    For a touchless experience, purchase daily online tickets below.

    Admission (suggested):
    Adults: $8.00
    Students and Seniors: $5.00
    Children 2 – 12: $2.00
    Museum Members: FREE
    Admission is free for a caregiver accompanying a visitor with a disability.
    Admission is free to active duty and retired veterans with ID, year-round.

    Discovery Pass at Snug Harbor Logo

    Discovery Pass: $20
    With the Discovery Pass at Snug Harbor, you can visit the Staten Island Museum, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden, and the Noble Maritime Collection with just one admission ticket! (By clicking the button below you will be taken to Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden’s website for more information.) 

How to Visit Safely

person wearing mask

Face coverings are strongly recommended for visitors. Museum staff will wear masks. The museum is equipped with MERV13 air filters to improve indoor air quality.

hand washing

Wash hands and use hand sanitizer regularly during your visit.

coat check is closed

LImited self service coat and bag check is available. Please leave large bags, backpacks, and luggage at home. The Museum is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

follow directions

Please follow directions from Museum staff.

no food or beverage

Food and beverages are not permitted in the museum. This includes produce and live plants.

get map online

For a touchless experience, a digital map can be viewed here.